2018-2019 Spring Edition 
    
    Mar 23, 2019  
2018-2019 Spring Edition

ARCH 219 RESIDENTIAL AND COMMERCIAL SPACE PLANNING


4 Units 3 hours lecture 3 hours lab
Recommended Preparation: ARCH 124A  
Focuses on the theory, layout, building codes and creativity needed in designing excellent floor plans, with a special emphasis on the scale of the building and the context of the site. Anthropometrics and ergonometric studies are the starting point to human scale design. Scale and arrangement of furnishings, circulation, storage, room proportions, function and users are all brought into the equation of good design. Projects will include typical single family residential design, residential estate design, multifamily residential design, commercial design, institutional design, and parking design with focus on sustainable architectural design practices.
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